Expectations From eLearning Authoring Tools

Upside Learning

I came across this mind map by Cammy Bean which covers nearly all the tools available for creating/authoring eLearning content. The mind map can help learning professionals choose the right authoring tool for their requirements and expectations.

Webinar Digest: Benefits of Cloud Authoring

Web Courseworks

Last week was our first webinar of our Fall eLearning Thought Leader Series. Web Courseworks CEO, Dr. Jon Aleckson, and Dr. Paul Schneider, VP of Business Development at dominKnow, discussed the Benefits of Cloud Authoring. Coining the term cloud authoring.

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Using Rapid Authoring Tools to Design eLearning Courses for Multiple Devices

Bottom-Line Performance

Our eLearning Challenges blog series explores the common situations our clients face when deploying learning solutions. Let’s face it: the primary delivery tool for eLearning is still usually a desktop or laptop computer. eLearning Design Considerations for iPad.

The Best Learning Design Method is the One You Use

Mindflash

Designing eLearning courses is a challenge, and the challenge just begins with the “e” in eLearning. It is a daunting task for an experienced learning designer, much less someone new to the field who has been asked to create an eLearning course for the first time.

7 Tips To Create A Self-Paced eLearning Course

TalentLMS

Self-paced eLearning courses put trainees in charge of their eLearning experience. How To Create A Self-Paced eLearning Course. Today, accessing self-paced eLearning courses is as easy as clicking a download button or logging into a Learning Management System.

Free eLearning software (Easygenerator) for teachers as of today!

Challenge to Learn

Get easygenerator (eLearning software) now for free. There is none, we give you are eLearning authoring software and you will create cool things with it. Easygenerator is an online eLearning authoring tool. No charge for you as an author, or for your students.

eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

Past years eLearning Conferences 2012 , eLearning Conferences 2011 , eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009. link] December 6-7, 2012 mLearning : Making Learning Mobile, offered by the eLearning Guild, online. Clayton R.

Top 10 Articles About Flipped Classrooms

TalentLMS

We gathered for you 10 articles defining flipped classroom, showing different points of view on this new teaching method and there are also some tips for those of you who decide to flip the classroom. Opinion eLearning methods elearning trends flipped classroom

eLearning: Finding Google Images You Can Actually Use

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Other times you can use the image, but not if you're going to sell your eLearning courses. " This method is a more sure-fire way to be at ease that the images you find are appropriate for your commercial use and modification without stepping on any legal toes. by AJ George.

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14 Essential eLearning Templates

eLearningArt

When I develop eLearning courses, there are many common elements that I use over and over. Below, I’ve outlined the 14 types of content that I use frequently in my eLearning courses. That’s why it’s important to have a good looking intro screen for your eLearning courses.

eLearning: More on Copyright

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

  Be sure that for any image you find and plan to use with this method that you check out the source and be sure that you really can use the image.   About the author: AJ George is IconLogic's lead Technical Writer and author of both " PowerPoint 2007: The Essentials " and " PowerPoint 2008 for the Macintosh: The Essentials." " eLearningby AJ George.

A Not-So-Serious Debate on The Serious eLearning Manifesto

Learnnovators

THE QUOTE: “ We have been deeply concerned about the state of elearning. The Serious eLearning Manifesto is the result.” – The Instigators (The Serious eLearning Manifesto). I agree that the recommendations don’t apply just to elearning.

Why A “Shrink to Fit” Method Won’t Work for Digital Learning

eLearningMind

What’s more, using outdated authoring tools could leave even well-designed modules inaccessible and frustrating to the user. The post Why A “Shrink to Fit” Method Won’t Work for Digital Learning appeared first on eLearning Mind. eLearning Solutions Engage and Retain Learning and Development Learning Trends best eLearning Blended Learning business elearning elearning solutions learning Learning and development mobile learning technology and elearning trends

5 Mistakes eLearning Developers Often Make

eFront

Migrating from a traditional learning environment to an eLearning environment is not always smooth. Despite best intentions, several eLearning developers make these common 5 mistakes. In this article, we examine each and determine how to avoid them early in the eLearning process.

Building an Internal eLearning Team

eLearning Brothers

You need to determine your training goals, to determine which training method is best for your organization. Here are a few factors to consider when deciding which training methods will work best for your organization: Geography. eLearning has an advantage in this area because geography doesn’t matter….they An eLearning course can be changed in one central area and sent out to everyone. eLearning does have “technology” expenses and may need an initial investment.

52 eLearning Experts Share their Best Tip for Creating Engaging eLearning

eLearningArt

As an instructional designer, I’m always trying to make my eLearning courses more interesting, effective, and engaging. That’s why I decided to ask the leading eLearning industry experts to share their single best tip for creating engaging learning.

25 eLearning tools you need to have

LearnUpon

It’s not much of a stretch to argue that an eLearning professional is only as good as their best tools. The team at LearnUpon organizes eLearning projects and helps customers with course content every day. Best productivity tools for eLearning. eLearning research tools.

eLearning: Could Zap Reader Philosophies be Applied to eLearning?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Have you ever had to deliver eLearning where, despite your best efforts to eliminate it from a design perspective, there were still big blocks of text that learners HAD to read? I read a lot of blogs to stay current on what's popping in the eLearning and technology fields. But, for the most part, I find the Zap Reader method to be very effective. Would it make sense when delivering text-intensive sections of eLearning to flash up one or two words at a time?

The Future Of Higher Ed And Its Impact On Elearning

Upside Learning

It gave me a lot of insights about the state of higher education globally and also left me thinking about how these developments would impact the global elearning industry. Appropriate metrics of evaluation lag the emergence of new scholarly forms of authoring, publishing, and researching.

The Difference Big Data Can Make for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

It’s information that we can use to inform our eLearning process and design. Making eLearning a more personalized experience for individuals is an important way to increase learner satisfaction, skills, and knowledge. I wouldn’t say I’m a numbers person.

Fundamentals of Good eLearning Scenarios

360 Training

Top-rated instructors strive to create useful and engaging online training to help learners get the most out of their elearning and help them apply the knowledge in practical life. eLearning scenarios are an excellent way to engage learners, promote their decision making skills, and to help them apply the acquired knowledge through practice. Motivational : eLearning scenarios should be motivating and closely linked with the learning objectives of the course.

7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

As an Education Director, you see the writing on the wall, and have decided that eLearning is the answer your association’s needs. But wait…How will you explain eLearning to your Executive Director? You’ve decided that it’s time to move your courses online.

Gamification and eLearning

eFront

Karl Kapp, author of The Gamification of Learning and Instruction: Game-Based Methods and Strategies for Training and Education, defines it as the use of game-based mechanics, aesthetics and game thinking to engage people, motivate action, promote learning and solve problems.

Why the Experience API (xAPI) Is Crucial to Your eLearning Success

Trivantis

The Experience API (xAPI) is an updated standard for tracking eLearning; it shows a more complete picture of your learners’ activity than SCORM does. xAPI was created by Rustici Software to replace SCORM (an earlier set of technical standards for eLearning software products).

The future of eLearning, part 2

eFront

In this series of posts we stroke our elaborate moustaches, straighten up our turbans, and look into our crystal balls to determine the future of eLearning in 10 years time. You might be wondering how come “Instructor-Led Training” is part of the future of eLearning.

eLearning: Putting it Into Context

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Another eLearning Devcon has come and gone, and if you missed it you missed a great conference with great speakers.as Other presenters had differing ideas for using new technology in eLearning. There are lots of learning situations where these methods would be overkill, but in the ones where it is not (like the medical field), the possibilities are exciting (more on that in a future article). "   eLearningby AJ George.

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Ways to Keep Learners from Forgetting Your eLearning

360 Training

Here are few guidelines that can help you create elearning courses that are “hard to forget.” These methods will help keep things fresh in the learner’s mind as they proceed in the course. We can use repetition methods tactfully and stealthily in our online training to ensure maximum retention and recall. Following isolation strategy in your elearning course can be a good idea to keep learners from forgetting your online training.

8 eLearning Quiz Design Tips

eLearningArt

What do you picture when I say the words “eLearning Quiz?”. You probably didn’t picture something like this: Well, that’s the quiz eLearning great, Jackie Van Nice , designed for an Articulate Heroes Weekly Challenge on Spelling Bees and Interactive Vocabulary Quizzes.

3 Examples that explain Copyright Policies for eLearning Developers

TalentLMS

ELearning course development requires you to borrow artifacts and intellectual material from the Internet all the time. But, can you use them without attributing the original author or the materials you have borrowed? Instructional Design copyright courses eLearning

10 eLearning buzzwords you need to know!

eFront

In this post we’ve put together short descriptions of the top 10 buzzwords in eLearning at the moment: Tin Can, Social Learning, Gamification, mLearning, Tablet learning, Rapid eLearning, Microlearning, Personalization, Blended learning, and Lifelong learning. Rapid elearning.

Delivering highly effective eLearning courses – Infographic

TalentLMS

A complete eLearning program design and deployment package for all aspiring and daring individuals who believe in changing the training strategies in their organization. This eBook is all you will ever need to create that first eLearning course still stuck in the planning stage.

5 Ways to “Uberize” Your eLearning

eLearningMind

And, naturally, there are a myriad of ingredients that contributed to Uber’s success, but a few of them can be directly applied to eLearning programs, too. In training, there are already so many excellent eLearning resources out there for you to use. The same goes for eLearning.

Scaling with eLearning: How & Where to Grow

eFront

You’ve already invested in eLearning, and you’re reaping the rewards. Or maybe you’re interested in why you should be investing in eLearning. But how can you scale your eLearning investment effectively? eLearning is Growing; Scale With It. Guest post elearning guest post

The future of eLearning, part 2

eFront

In this series of posts we stroke our elaborate moustaches, straighten up our turbans, and look into our crystal balls to determine the future of eLearning in 10 years time. You might be wondering how come “Instructor-Led Training” is part of the future of eLearning.